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Community Pulse - December 16, 2011

Police calls

Palo Alto

Dec. 7-13

Violence related

Assault w/a deadly weapon 1

Attempted armed robbery 2

Child abuse 1

Domestic violence 2

Theft related

Identity theft 7

Petty theft 14

Possession of stolen property 1

Residential burglaries 3

Shoplifting 3

Vehicle related

Auto theft 1

Driving w/suspended license 4

Hit and run 2

Lost/stolen license plates 1

Traffic misc. 3

Vehicle accident/minor injury 3

Vehicle accident/property damage 9

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 5

Drunken driving 4

Liquor law violation 1

Possession of drugs 2

Possession of paraphernalia 1


Brandishing a weapon 1

Found property 1

Lost property 1

Misc. penal code violation 1

Municipal code violation 1

Missing person 2

Noise complaint 1

Other/misc. 4

Psychiatric hold 5

Suspicious circumstances 2

Terrorist threats 1

Warrant/other agency 3

Menlo Park

Dec. 7-13

Violence related

Battery on an officer 1

Shooting at dwelling 1

Theft related

Fraud 5

Grand theft 2

Petty theft 7

Residential burglaries 3

Vehicle related

Auto theft 1

Driving w/suspended license 3

Hit and run of property 5

Theft from auto 1

Vehicle accident/minor injury 4

Vehicle accident/property damage 4

Vehicle tow 6

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 7

Drunk in public 1

Drunken driving 2

Possession of drugs 2


Coroner case 2

Found property 2

Gang validation 1

Mental evaluation 1

Information case 1

Juvenile problem 1

Located missing person 1

Lost property 1

Outside assistance 1

Resist arrest 1

Suspicious person 1

Vandalism 7

Warrant arrest 5


Dec. 7-13

Theft related

Fraud 2

Petty theft 3

Vehicle related

Auto theft 1

Misc. traffic 3

Parking/driving violation 4

Suspicious vehicle 10

Theft from auto 1

Vehicle accident/property damage 3

Vehicle code violation 6

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 1


Animal call 4

Building check 1

Construction site check 2

Disturbance 2

Found property 1

Juvenile problem 1

Lost property 1

Medical aid 1

Outside assistance 2

Pedestrian check 1

Suspicious circumstances 4

Suspicious person 3

Town ordinance violation 4

Tree down 1

Trespassing 2

Vandalism 1

Warrant arrest 1

Welfare check 1


Palo Alto

300 block Waverley Street, 12/10, 10:11 a.m.; attempted armed robbery.

Unlisted block Tasso Street, 12/10, 10:28 a.m.; attempted armed robbery.

Unlisted block Sutter Avenue, 12/11, 10:45 a.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Unlisted block Miranda Avenue, 12/11, 7:55 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Unlisted block Manresa Lane, 12/12, 2:45 p.m.; child abuse/physical.

Unlisted block University Avenue, 12/14, 1:53 a.m.; assault with a deadly weapon.

Menlo Park

1300 block Windermere

Drive, 12/9, 8:45 p.m.; shooting at occupied dwelling.

Unlisted block Hamilton Avenue , 12/10, 1:24 p.m.; battery on an officer.


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